Singapore To Restart Air Bubble Flights With Hong Kong

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According to a statement in response to the Singapore-Hong Kong Air Travel Bubble (ATB), the Minister said that on Monday that city-state is very happy that Hong Kong has in recent weeks kept the pandemic under control, reports Xinhua news agency.

“This is a very positive development,” he added.

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Singapore and Hong Kong agreed to launch designated flights under the Air Travel Bubble in November 2020 in an effort to resume cross-border travel and orderly restart economic activities.

But the launch of the ATB was later deferred due to worsened epidemic situation in Hong Kong. Ahead of this, on November 21, a day before flight operations were scheduled to commence, it was announced that the launch of the travel bubble has been deferred to early December.

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It was later pushed back to 2021, with the exact starting date yet to be determined. There were also no restrictions on the purpose of travel and no requirement for a controlled itinerary or sponsorship.


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